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  • Air Vice-Marshal R Graham, CB, CBE, DSO, DSC, DFC

    Air Vice-Marshal R Graham, CB, CBE, DSO, DSC, DFC

    (art) Made by: Dugdale, Thomas Cantrell

    Art.IWM ART LD 5574

    image: A half length portrait of Graham in full uniform, seated and looking straight ahead.

  • Parachute Drop

    Parachute Drop

    (art) Made by: Carr, Henry 1943

    Art.IWM ART LD 3072

    image: numerous paratroopers in the process of landing on a flat area of ground in Algeria, with mountains in the background. The parachutes they use are in several colours: dark green, yellow and red.

  • Air Vice-Marshal N H Bottomley, CB, CIE, DSO, AFC

    Air Vice-Marshal N H Bottomley, CB, CIE, DSO, AFC

    (art) Made by: Dugdale, Thomas Cantrell 1941

    Art.IWM ART LD 1650

    image: A half-length portrait of Bottomley wearing uniform and holding a white handkerchief or a pair of white gloves in his hands.

  • Bomb Disposal : Listening for ticking

    Bomb Disposal : Listening for ticking

    (art) Made by: Uptton, Clive 1942

    Art.IWM ART LD 2276

    image: An officer of the Royal Engineers kneels over a large unexploded bomb, using stethoscope equipment to detect if the bomb is active.

  • British Snipers on the Island of Ubbea near Khakio : 10th Infantry Brigade

    British Snipers on the Island of Ubbea near Khakio : 10th Infantry Brigade

    (art) Made by: Cole, Leslie 1945

    Art.IWM ART LD 5040

    image: In the foreground three carefully camouflaged British snipers wearing camouflaged smocks have positioned themselves amongst the rocks and vegetation of a hill side. They appear to be overlooking a road that winds through hilly coastal country. The...

  • Germany, 1944 : The Siegfried Line between Heerlen and Aachen

    Germany, 1944 : The Siegfried Line between Heerlen and Aachen

    (art) Made by: Richards, Albert 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4830

    image: A view of a bomb damaged landscape and some of the remnants of the defences of the Siegfried Line. There are shell- holes in the ground, two large damaged pill-box structures and a town and trees are visible on the horizon.

  • On the Way to the Hell Railway, Siam

    On the Way to the Hell Railway, Siam

    (art) Made by: Thrale, Charles 1943-05

    Art.IWM ART 15417 30

    The interior of a railway truck filled with Far East prisoners-of-war. Men sit and stand, closely packed in the truck. Two men stand either side of the open truck door, through which the passing countryside can be seen.

  • Airborne RASC Supply-dropping

    Airborne RASC Supply-dropping

    (art) Made by: Richards, Albert 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 3923

    image: inside a plane at night. The ground visible far below through the open door on the left. Several airmen are preparing to drop the supplies that are stacked up near the door.

  • Loading Containers on a Dakota Aircraft

    Loading Containers on a Dakota Aircraft

    (art) Made by: Richards, Albert 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4178

    image: a view of a group of British soldiers standing beneath the wing of a Dakota, struggling to carry a container that is about to be loaded onto the plane that towers above them.

  • 'Kilkenny's Circus' : Parachute Training School. Paratroops undergoing synthetic training

    'Kilkenny's Circus' : Parachute Training School. Paratroops undergoing synthetic training

    (art) Made by: Richards, Albert 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 3922

    image: inside a training hall. In the foreground there are several trainees hanging from harnesses suspended from the ceiling. In the background there are more trainees jumping in turn from a platform near the ceiling, some swing from the rafters.

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